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  1. El-Dracho

    Looking for a garage in Iceland which is experienced with Defender Puma (Tdci)

    Hi overlanders of the north, A buddy of mine drowned his Defender Tdci in Iceland. He is now safely recovered in the Selfoss area. Waiting for the workshops open on monday. Anybody here knows a good adress for this type of rig in the southwest of Iceland? Somebody recommended Bilarpjörnusta...
  2. ForumCube

    EU West Europe ICE2017 (Iceland Circumnaviagtion Expedition 2017)

    Circumnavigate Iceland in clockwise direction, using as many Mountain (F) Roads (rather than highways) as possible - camping.
  3. OutsideSeth

    Iceland: Driving the Ring Road

    At the time we didn't know the term overlanding, but our first trip together as a couple was to rent a 4x4 Suzuki Jimny in Iceland and drive the ring road in September 2017. Day 1 We arrived in Reykjavik in freezing cold rain and about 100ft of visibility. We had planned to take a trip to...
  4. Arno

    Vehicle storage near Keflavik / Iceland

    Hi, we plan to ship our Troopy to Iceland in January and leave it there for several months for multiple shorter trips in winter, spring and summer. I am looking for contacts who know places to rent to store the rig other than KEF airport long term parking. I already contacted two farmers...
  5. Neil Q Smith

    Who else has an Arctic Trucks Rig?

    I am curious to find out which / how many OB members also has an Arctic Trucks rig. I have a 2006 Silver Metallic AT37 Arctic Trucks conversion of a Toyota HiLux D-4D D-CAB (Seventh Generation). Volume: 2.4L Power: 128 HP (HK) Fuel: Diesel Transmission / Gearbox: Manual 5-Speed Layout...
  6. Kvalen

    Iceland with Jeep Cj 7

    3 weeks on Iceland with the Jeeps. Here is some pictures/ film from the tour. Sun and rain! Like they say on Iceland: If you dont like the weather, just wait 15 min and it will change.... We had a Great time, and will be Back .
  7. Neil Q Smith

    Iceland Camping - Shared Experience

    I have driven a lot around Iceland over the last 15 years, and organised 2 Arctic Trucks Expeditions from Norway to Iceland during summer 2015 (www.ice2015.no) and summer 2017 (www.ice2017.no). I have a lot of maps, tracking data, books, info, photos, videos, etc., etc.... from my extensive...
  8. Neil Q Smith

    Iceland Overlanding / Expeditions - Shared Experience

    I have driven a lot around Iceland over the last 15 years, and organised 2 Arctic Trucks Expeditions from Norway to Iceland during summer 2015 (www.ice2015.no) and summer 2017 (www.ice2017.no). I have a lot of maps, tracking data, books, info, photos, videos, etc., etc.... from my extensive...
  9. Neil Q Smith

    Fortress Clothing - Field Tested In Iceland

    We were highly fortunate in having Fortress Clothing as one of our ICE2017 Arctic Trucks Iceland Expedition Sponsors. We field tested some of their gear (photo above), both during our summer 2017 expedition, and on previous winter pre-expedition trip to Iceland (December 2016). We found...
  10. Neil Q Smith

    Iceland Circumnavigation Tracking Data / Routes

    Just returned from 6 weeks Arctic Trucks Expedition around Iceland (see: www.ice2017.no). Epic second expedition, following the earlier success of ICE2015 (www.ice2015.no) ICE2017 (Iceland Circumnavigation Expedition 2017) used a tracking system, to record our daily travels, and allow us to...
  11. Neil Q Smith

    Scandinavian OB News Suggestion - Always use Scandinavia Folder

    Hei I noticed that most Norway articles are located directly under the European Section (Overland Bound by Region Forum) folder root, rather than specifically within in the Scandinavian Section. Could I make a friendly suggestion - that we keep all Scandinavian articles within the Scandinavian...
  12. Neil Q Smith

    Scandinavian OB News Suggestion - Always use Scandinavia Folder

    Hei I noticed that most Norway articles are located directly under the European Section (Overland Bound by Region Forum) folder root, rather than specifically within in the Scandinavian Section. Could I make a friendly suggestion - that we keep all Scandinavian articles within the...
  13. Neil Q Smith

    Arctic Trucks 6X6 Iceland Winter Trip

    During December 2016, spent 5 days in Iceland, driving Arctic Trucks 6X6, owned by Mike Herbert of Dreki Adventures. (see: www.ice2017.no). Excellent experience driving such a powerful and dedicated expedition vehicle. We use drone quadcopters with GoPro, to film a lot of our trips...
  14. Neil Q Smith

    Iceland River Crossings

    We are just about to leave Norway to Iceland, on a 6 weeks Arctic Trucks Expedition (ICE2017). Whilst in Iceland we will be driving mostly Mountain (F) Roads (Dirt / Gravel Tracks) into the interior highlands, which commonly include river crossings, of various degrees of difficulty...
  15. Neil Q Smith

    New Member - Sandnes, Rogaland, Norway

    Hei, just joined OB - Good to be here.... I am a Brit (English) based in Sandnes, Rogaland, Norway. My vehicle is a Toyota Hilux D-4D D-CAB (Seventh Generation) Arctic Trucks (AT37), which I use for driving around Norway, as well as annual expeditions (Iceland, Faroe Islands, etc.). I have a...
  16. Neil Q Smith

    ICE2017 (Iceland Circumnavigation Expedition 2017)

    During summer 2015, we spent 4 weeks travelling around Faroe Islands & Iceland (1 week Faroe Islands, 3 weeks Iceland) - see: www.ice2015.no. Due to its great success, we are returning back to Iceland for 6 weeks this summer, with a more challenging agenda (03 July - 13 August). We have...
  17. Neil Q Smith

    ICE2015 (Iceland Circumnavigation Expedition 2015)

    During summer 2015, we spent 4 weeks travelling around Faroe Islands & Iceland (1 week Faroe Islands, 3 weeks Iceland). We generated a website the year before, publishing blog articles about our preparations and sponsorship success, and later published daily blog updates during the actual...
  18. Neil Q Smith

    Norway Based Scandinavia OB

    Just joined Overland Bound. I am a Brit (English) living in Sandnes, Norway (for 25 years). We have 2 Arctic Trucks (Toyota Hilux AT35 & AT37) which we use to conduct trips & expeditions around Scandinavia. Our prime focus the last few years has been local around Norway, with expedition...
  19. Neil Q Smith

    ICE2017 (Iceland Circumnavigation Expedition 2017)

    Our 2 Arctic Trucks near Hekla Volcano, during our ICE2015 expedition (www.ice2015.no). Returning back there this summer for 6 weeks adventure (www.ice2017.no)